Journal articles:

  1. Yu, H., Fu, Y., Zhang, X., Chen, L., Qi, D., Shi, J. & Wang, W.* Programmable active matter across scales. Program. Mater. 1, e7 (2023). Publisher’s version (Invited)
  2. Gardi, G., Ceron, S., Wang, W.*, Petersen, K.* & Sitti, M.* Microrobot collectives with reconfigurable morphologies, behaviors, and functions. Nat. Commun. 13, 2239 (2022). Publisher’s version
  3. Fu, Y., Yu, H., Zhang, X., Malgaretti, P., Kishore, V. & Wang, W.* Microscopic Swarms: From Active Matter Physics to Biomedical and Environmental Applications. Micromachines 13, 295 (2022). Publisher’s version
  4. Basualdo, F. N. P., Gardi, G., Wang, W.*, Demir, S. O., Bolopion, A., Gauthier, M., Lambert, P. & Sitti, M.* Control and Transport of Passive Particles Using Self-Organized Spinning Micro-Disks. IEEE Robot. Autom. Lett. 7, 2156–2161 (2022). Publisher’s version
  5. Wang, W.*, Gardi, G., Malgaretti, P., Kishore, V., Koens, L., Son, D., Gilbert, H., Wu, Z., Harwani, P., Lauga, E., Holm, C. & Sitti, M.* Order and information in the patterns of spinning magnetic micro-disks at the air-water interface. Sci. Adv. 8, eabk0685 (2022). Publisher’s version

Before 2022

Journal articles:

  1. Giltinan, J., Katsamba, P., Wang, W., Lauga, E. & Sitti, M. Selectively Controlled Magnetic Microrobots with Multiple Helices. Appl. Phys. Lett., 116, 134101 (2020). Publisher’s version
  2. Giochini. P.A.; Gupta, S.S.; Wang, W.; Wood, D.; Yunusa, M.; Baharlou, E.; Sitti, M.; Menges, A., Additive manufacturing of cellulose-based materials with continuous, multidirectional stiffness gradients. Sci. Adv. 6, eaay0929 (2020). Publisher’s version, PDF
  3. Koens, L.; Wang, W.; Sitti, M.; Lauga, E., The near and far of two magnetic capillary disks, Soft Matter 15, 1497–1507 (2019). Publisher’s version, inside back cover
  4. Wang, W.; Timonen J.; Carlson, A.; Drotlef, D; Zhang, T.Y.C.; Grinthal, A.; Kolle, S.; Wong, T.-S.; Hatton, B.; Carlson, A.; Kang, S. H.; Kennedy, S.; Chi, J.; Blough, R. T.; Sitti, M.; Mahadevan, L.; Aizenberg, J., Multifunctional ferrofluid-infused surfaces with reconfigurable multiscale topography. Nature 559, 77-82 (2018). Publisher’s version, accepted version, press release.
  5. Wang, Z.-M.; Peng, W.; Takenaka, Y.; Yoshizawa, N.; Kosuge, K.; Wang, W.; Ozin, G.A., Sandwich-type nanocomposite of reduced graphene oxide and periodic mesoporous silica with vertically aligned mesochannels of tunable pore depth and size, Adv. Funct. Mater. 27, 1704066, (2017). Publisher’s version, font cover
  6. Wang, W., Giltinan, J., Zakharchenko, S. & Sitti, M. Dynamic and programmable self-assembly of micro-rafts at the air-water interface. Sci. Adv. 3, e1602522 (2017). Publisher’s version, PDF, video
  7. Qian, C., Sun, W., Wang, L., Chen, C., Liao, K., Wang, W., Jia, J., Hatton, B. D., Casillas, G., Kurylowicz, M., Yip, C. M., Mastronardi, M. L. & Ozin, G. A. Non-wettable, oxidation-stable, brightly luminescent, perfluorodecyl-capped silicon nanocrystal film. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 136, 15849-15852 (2014). Publisher’s version
  8. Wang, Z. M., Yoshizawa, N., Kosuge, K., Wang, W. & Ozin, G. A. Quiescent hydrothermal synthesis of reduced graphene oxide-periodic mesoporous silica sandwich nanocomposites with perpendicular mesochannel alignments. Adsorpt.-J. Int. Adsorpt. Soc. 20, 267-274 (2014). Publisher’s version
  9. Wang, W., Burgess, I. B., Hatton, B. D., Alvarenga, J. & Aizenberg, J. Secrets revealed – spatially selective wetting of plasma-patterned periodic mesoporous organosilica. Can. J. Chem.-Rev. Can. Chim. 90, 1063-1068 (2012). Publisher’s version
  10. Guan, M., Wang, W., Henderson, E. J., Dag, O., Kubel, C., Chakravadhanula, V. S. K., Rinck, J., Moudrakovski, I. L., Thomson, J., McDowell, J., Powell, A. K., Zhang, H. X. & Ozin, G. A. Assembling photoluminescent silicon nanocrystals into periodic mesoporous organosilica. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 134, 8439-8446 (2012). Publisher’s version
  11. Wang, W., Faulkner, D., Moir, J. & Ozin, G. A. The effect of solvent in evaporation-induced self-assembly: A case study of benzene periodic mesoporous organosilica. Sci. China-Chem. 54, 1920-1925 (2011). Publisher’s version
  12. Seino, M., Wang, W., Lofgreen, J. E., Puzzo, D. P., Manabe, T. & Ozin, G. A. Low-k periodic mesoporous organosilica with air walls: POSS-PMO. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 133, 18082-18085 (2011). Publisher’s version
  13. Xie, Z. Y., Henderson, E. J., Dag, O., Wang, W., Lofgreen, J. E., Kubel, C., Scherer, T., Brodersen, P. M., Gu, Z. Z. & Ozin, G. A. Periodic mesoporous hydridosilica – Synthesis of an “impossible” material and its thermal transformation into brightly photoluminescent periodic mesoporous nanocrystal silicon-silica composite. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 133, 5094-5102 (2011). Publisher’s version, highlighted in Nature Chemistry.
  14. Wang, W., Grozea, D., Kohli, S., Perovic, D. D. & Ozin, G. A. Water repellent periodic mesoporous organosilicas. ACS Nano 5, 1267-1275 (2011). Publisher’s version
  15. Dag, O., Henderson, E. J., Wang, W., Lofgreen, J. E., Petrov, S., Brodersen, P. M. & Ozin, G. A. Spatially confined redox chemistry in periodic mesoporous hydridosilica-nanosilver grown in reducing nanopores. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 133, 17454-17462 (2011). Publisher’s version
  16. Wang, Z. M., Wang, W., Coombs, N., Soheilnia, N. & Ozin, G. A. Graphene oxide-periodic mesoporous silica sandwich nanocomposites with vertically oriented channels. ACS Nano 4, 7437-7450 (2010). Publisher’s version
  17. Wang, W., Lofgreen, J. E. & Ozin, G. A. Why PMO? Towards functionality and utility of periodic mesoporous organosilicas. Small 6, 2634-2642 (2010). Publisher’s version, font cover
  18. Wang, W., Grozea, D., Kim, A., Perovic, D. D. & Ozin, G. A. Vacuum-assisted aerosol deposition of a low-dielectric-constant periodic mesoporous organosilica film. Adv. Mater. 22, 99-102 (2010). Publisher’s version
  19. Hou, K., Puzzo, D., Helander, M. G., Lo, S. S., Bonifacio, L. D., Wang, W., Lu, Z. H., Scholes, G. D. & Ozin, G. A. Dye-anchored mesoporous antimony-doped tin oxide electrochemiluminescence cell. Adv. Mater. 21, 2492-2496 (2009). Publisher’s version, font cover

Conference proceedings:

  1. Wang, W.*, Kishore, V., Koens, L., Lauga, E. & Sitti, M*. Collectives of Spinning Mobile Micro-robots for Navigation and Object Manipulation at the Air-water Interface in 2018 IEEE/RSJ International Conference on Intelligent Robots and Systems (IROS) 1–9 (2018). Publisher’s version, videos


  1. Aizenberg, J., Hatton, B., Yao, X., Aizenberg, M. & Wang, W. Dynamic and switchable slippery surfaces. US9683197B2 (2017). PDF.